Rovers coast to 16-try win

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FEATHERSTONE Rovers ran in 16 tries in Saturday’s 86-0 win over the Army in the Carnegie Challenge Cup third round.

Rovers repeated their 94-2 victory over the Army at the same stage of the competition in 2009.

Liam Welham (pictured), Ian Hardman and Liam Finn led the points spree.

Welham bagged four tries, Hardman collected a hat-trick and Finn contributed 26 points with a try and 11 goals.

Featherstone’s other try scorers were Matty Johnson (two), Tom Carr (two), Bryn Powell, Andy Bostock,Greg Worthington and Mufaro Mvududu.

Featherstone Rovers: Saxton; Powell, Hardman, Welham, Carr; Worthington, Finn; Tonks, Kaye, Grayshon, Spears, Smeaton. Subs: Mvududu, Dee, Pearson, Johnson.

The Army: Butters; Seru, Gregory, Lyons, Kearns; Gray, Brown; Donnolly, Kay, Ligani, Laing, Zuhnen, Marangon. Subs: Smart, Winn, Cavuilati, Shaw.